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Outstanding Graduates from Class of 2014 Share Their Stories

June 12, 2014

…Diego career as a chemistry major—and a shy student. She joined the Track and Field team and started tutoring and mentoring fellow students at the Office of Academic Support and Instructional Services (OASIS), experiences that helped her build confidence and leadership skills, as well as discover her love of teaching.…

New Faculty Reshape the Meaning of Inclusive Research, Teaching and Service

November 28, 2023

Over the past three years, 20 faculty members have been hired at UC San Diego who are committed to advancing equity, diversity and inclusion using social justice frameworks. This fall, an additional $175,000 grant was received to support faculty retention and success.

Second Seafloor Survey of Dumpsite off Coast of Southern California Completed

January 8, 2024

As part of ongoing efforts to understand the scale of the environmental impact from industrial waste dumping off the coast of Southern California, researchers from UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography revisited two industrial undersea dumpsites in April 2023.

Giving Students a Place to Prep for Tomorrow’s Virtual (Reality) Economy

May 11, 2017

…to education in math, chemistry and other fields under its CEO, UC San Diego nanoengineering alumnus Steven McCloskey (B.S. ’15). The VR Lab and new VR courses are expected to funnel many more students to follow in the footsteps of Kai Wang. After working for nine months as an intern…

Team of UC San Diego Entrepreneurs Pushes Biomedicine Forward with Virtual Reality

March 14, 2023

If you were looking for a poster child for the strength of UC San Diego’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, the company Nanome would be a strong contender.

John Wooley: In Memoriam

May 5, 2015

Dr. John Wooley, the long-time associate vice chancellor for research and professor of pharmacology at the University of California, San Diego, passed away in April after a long battle with cancer.

Pioneering Bioengineer Shu Chien Teaches Lessons That Extend Far Beyond Research Lab

October 17, 2019

…Family Chair Professor of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute, and past president of Academia Sinica. Chien, the Triton Chien joined the University of California San Diego in 1988 after a 31-year career at Columbia University. He joined a nascent group of faculty working on biomedical research, and was a…

Department of Defense Awards Funds to 14 UC San Diego Researchers to Develop Instrumentation

July 29, 2015

The Department of Defense (DoD) announced awards to researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego that will help scientists characterize waves, improve ocean weather and climate prediction, and analyze acoustics in the deep ocean.

Personalized Medicine, Climate Change Focus of TED-Style Founders Symposium

November 6, 2014

…Nov. 3, and Kim Prather, of the department of chemistry and biochemistry and Scripps Oceanography will present on Nov. 12 at 3 p.m. in the Faculty Club. Visit for more information.

UC San Diego Turns 60

November 19, 2020

…graduate students in physics, chemistry and earth sciences. Scripps Institution of Oceanography, established in the early 1900s and now a division of the university, catalyzed UC San Diego’s initial growth. By the time UC San Diego was founded, Scripps was already recognized as a prominent research institution with prestigious faculty…

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